Friday, February 22, 2013

Latest "seen and heard on Trimet" (uncensored)

But not seen on TRIMET'S HOW WE ROLL BLOG!
U know Oregon I'm all 4 mass transit but given the record U couldn't pay me 2 ride it. Now the doors are just flying open?

An Open Letter to Riders and Drivers

The Kid's Take: Portland Transit Activism from the Bottom Up

Great alert


ATU 757 -TriMet Max: A Series of Disasters Waiting to Happen

TriMet workers say that open doors on traveling trains are just the tip of the iceberg, when it comes to delayed maintenance on what used to be a renowned transit system. According to Bruce Hansen, president of the Amalgamated Transit Union, management has been alerted repeatedly to dangerous problems on the light rail system, yet has failed to take action.
"Our workers are afraid that a passenger, a member of the public or one of their co-workers is going to be injured or killed. It's that simple," explained Hansen.

Can never have enough light rail

All MAX lines are disrupted due to a minor collision between an auto and a train near the Steel Bridge. Expect delays.

Sock puppets on cable

The following 5 dates are scheduled for the program "Trimet Board Meetings: February Board Briefing", Project: Trimet Board Meetings, starting 2/21/2013.

Wednesday 2/27/2013, 9:00 PM, Channel 22

Friday 3/1/2013, 3:58 PM, Channel 22

Sunday 3/3/2013, 10:58 PM, Channel 11

Tuesday 3/5/2013, 1:00 PM, Channel 23

Friday 3/8/2013, 8:58 PM, Channel 23

Clackamas County board splits on placing two Portland-Milwaukie light rail measures on May ballot

Trimet messing with Joe Rose, cause that's what rogues do

Joseph Rose: TriMet asks, 'What shiny red levers on MAX trains?' |

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Portland Mercury